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calendar In These Streets! Till Charges Are Filed! 480_sacramento_da_charge_the_police_black_lives_matter_stephon_clark_1.jpg by Black Lives Matter Sacramento
Sacramento County District Attorney's Office 901 G St, Sacramento...
Event Date: Tue Apr 3, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 10:57PM
image National Lawyers Guild Responds to Hit-and-Run of Protester at Stephon Clark Demonstration 480_national_lawyers_guild_sacramento_sheriffs_hit_and_run_1.jpg by National Lawyers Guild Sacramento Chapter
SACRAMENTO, CA. – The National Lawyers Guild of Sacramento Sunday issued the following statement, contesting law enforcement accounts now being circulated regarding what occurred at the Stephon Clark demonstration at Florin Road and 65th Street Saturday (March 31)....
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 3:08PM
text Board Urged to Halt Oil-waste Pits' Contamination of Kern County Groundwater by Center for Biological Diversity
FRESNO, Calif., April 2, 2018 — The Central Valley water board will meet April 5 and 6 in Fresno to decide whether to halt the dumping of oil-industry waste fluid into dozens of disposal pits that are contaminating groundwater in western Kern County....
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 2:48PM
image Fuck12: Sheriff's Vehicle Hits Protester at Vigil Demanding Justice for Stephon Clark 480_fuck12-3-31-18-1_1.jpg by Justice for Stephon Clark
On March 31, 61-year-old Wanda Cleveland was deliberately struck by a police vehicle during a candlelight vigil in South Sacramento for Stephon Clark, also known as "Zoe." Clark, a 22-year-old Black man, was murdered by Sacramento cops on March 18 in his grandmother’s backyard. Photographer Amir Saadiq shares scenes from the vigil, including photos of Wanda Cleveland before she was taken to the hospital....
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 2:46PM
image Help Support The Clark Family 480_stephon_clark_1.jpg by Justice for Stephon Clark
Stevante Clark, the brother of Stephon Clark, the unarmed black man shot and killed by Sacramento police on March 18, is circulating a fundraising webpage to help support the Clark family. "We will take anything that you can help us with. We are trying to raise money for legal fees, memorial, and help support Stephon's kids through this crisis," the webpage reads. To donate to this fund: https://www.gofundme.com/justiceforstephonclark...
Posted: Sun Apr 1, 2018 8:49PM
calendar National Day of Action! Stephon Clark WILL Get Justice! 480_stephon_clark_national_day_of_action_sacramento_1.jpg by Black Lives Matter Sacramento
Sacramento County District Attorney's Office 901 G St, Sacramento...
Event Date: Wed Apr 4, 2018 3:00PM
Posted: Sun Apr 1, 2018 8:01PM
video Sacramento County Sheriff's Vehicle Hits Protester at Stephon Clark Vigil (video/mp4 8.4mb) by Justice for Stephon Clark
A protester at a Stephon Clark vigil earlier this evening was hit by a Sacramento County Sheriff's Department vehicle. The event was captured on video by Guy Danilowitz, a trial attorney and Sacramento County Public Defender who was attending the vigil as a legal observer with the National Lawyers Guild....
Posted: Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:35PM
video Why Are So Many Unarmed Black People Being Killed by Police? Sacramento Activist Speaks Out (video/mp4 60.3mb) by Democracy Now
March 30, 2018 - In Sacramento, California, hundreds of mourners gathered Thursday for the funeral of Stephon Clark, an unarmed African-American man who was shot by police officers 20 times in his grandmother’s backyard. We continue our conversation with Sacramento activist Berry Accius, founder of Voice of the Youth....
Posted: Sat Mar 31, 2018 12:13PM
image Independent Autopsy in Stephon Clark Killing Contradicts Police Accounts 480_stephon-clark-autopsy-illustration_1.jpg by Justice for Stephon Clark
Sacramento police shot Stephon Clark seven times from behind, according to an independent autopsy conducted by pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu, who was hired by Clark’s family. The autopsy contradicts the Sacramento police department’s claim that Clark was advancing towards officers Terrence Mercadal and Jared Robinet when they killed him. Dr. Omalu found that Clark took three to 10 minutes to die. Police waited at least five minutes before applying medical aid....
Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 8:12PM
calendar Shot 7 Times in His Back! In the Streets 480_stephon_clark_black_lives_matter_sacramento_1.jpg by Black Lives Matter Sacramento
Sacramento City Hall 915 I St. Sacramento Ca...
Event Date: Fri Mar 30, 2018 8:00PM
Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 2:27PM
image Rest in Power “Zoe” (Stephon Clark) 480_rest-in-power-zoe-sacramento_1.jpg by Sacramento IWW
Stephon Clarrk was the seventeenth person killed by Sacramento-area police in the last two years. The current moment in Sacramento emerges from both spontaneous social anger and years of community organizing by many groups....
Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 11:34AM
image Protests over Stephon Clark’s Killing Disrupt Sacramento City Council 480_stevonte_clark-stephon-clark-brother-sacramento-protest-city-council_1.jpg by Democracy Now
In Sacramento, widespread protests continue over the fatal police shooting of Stephon Clark, an unarmed African-American man who was shot by police officers 20 times in his own backyard. On Tuesday, hundreds of protesters disrupted the Sacramento City Council meeting. They were led by Stephon Clark’s brother, Stevonte Clark, who rushed into the council chamber and jumped onto the desk of Mayor Darrell Steinberg....
Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:36AM
calendar Vigil for Stephon #JusticeForZoe 480_justice_for_stephon_clark_candlelight_vigil_1.jpg by Answer Coalition
Florin & 65th St., Sacramento...
Event Date: Sat Mar 31, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 9:51AM
image Sacramento Kings and Black Lives Matter Sacramento Join Build.Black. Coalition to Help Transform Sacramento Communities 480_build_black_sacramento_kings_1.jpg by Build.Black.
Coalition to Host a Youth Healing Forum on Friday...
Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2018 10:54AM
calendar Resist Police Violence (Counter-Protest at anti-Stephon Clark Rally) 480_stephon_clark_1.jpg by Project Peace Sacramento
Golden 1 Center 500 David J Stern Walk, Sacramento...
Event Date: Sat Mar 31, 2018 5:30PM
Posted: Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:58AM
image California DOJ to Join Investigation into Stephon Clark's Killing 480_stephon_clark_1.jpg by Justice for Stephon Clark
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced that the California Department of Justice (DOJ) will be providing "independent oversight" of the investigation into the shooting death of Stephon Clark on March 18 by Sacramento police officers Terrence Mercadal and Jared Robinet. Mercadal and Robinet shot Stephon, who was unarmed, 20 times....
Posted: Tue Mar 27, 2018 10:20PM
document Amnesty International Calls for Accountability in the Shooting of Stephon Clark amnesty-international-tg-letter-to-spd-re-stephon-clark.pdf_140_.jpg by Amnesty International
In response to the fatal shooting of Stephen Clark, a 22-year old unarmed man, who went by Stephon, killed on March 18 by officers of the Sacramento Police Department in the backyard of his family home, Amnesty International sent a letter to Chief of Police, Daniel Hahn. The letter detailed the organization’s concerns that the shooting violated international standards, which state that lethal force can only be used as a last resort when faced with an imminent threat of death or serious injury...
Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2018 10:43PM
image National Lawyers Guild Critical of Sacramento Police at Stephon Clark Protest 480_national_lawyers_guild_stephon_clark_protest_injuries_1.jpg by National Lawyers Guild Sacramento Chapter
National Lawyers Guild Critical of Sacramento Police at Thursday's Stephon Clark Protest – Citing Unprovoked Police Pepper Ball Attack, and Injuries to People on Sidewalk...
Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2018 10:26PM
image Stephon Clark shooting raises questions about effectiveness of police body cameras 480_stephon-clark-killed-by-police_1.jpg by Michelle Zacarias, People's World
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 26, 2018 — Police body camera footage was released last Wednesday after backlash from the public over the incident that resulted in Stephon Clark’s death. An officer of Sacramento Police Department fired 20 bullets into the unarmed 22-year-old on the night of March 19, killing him in his grandmother’s backyard. Officers were said to have been responding to reports that a man broke into at least three cars along 29th Street in the Meadowview area....
Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:20PM
image Celtics & Kings NBA Players Honor Stephon Clark 480_nba-stephon-clark-kings-celtics_1.jpg by Democracy Now
March 26, 2018 - The video of the fatal police shooting in Houston comes as protesters continue to demand justice for another recent victim of gun violence: 22-year-old Stephon Clark, an unarmed African-American man who was killed by police officers outside his own home one week ago. On Sunday night, at a game between the Boston Celtics and the Sacramento Kings, the NBA players wore shirts featuring Stephon Clark’s name and the words “Accountability. We Are One.”...
Posted: Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:08PM